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Cobleigh, Franklin E.


Age: 18, credited to Kirby, VT
Unit(s): 15th VT INF, 15th MA INF
Service: enl 8/28/62, m/i 10/22/62, Pvt, Co. K, 15th VT INF, m/o 8/5/63; also 15th MA INF

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Birth: 1846, St. Johnsbury, VT
Death: 1922

Burial: Lyndon Center Cemetery, Lyndon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 40132818


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Family
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: None


Great Grandfather of Edward Cobleigh, Jacksonville, FL

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Lyndon Center Cemetery, Lyndon, VT

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(Courtesy of Edward Cobleigh


Lyndonville --- Funeral services for the late Franklin E. Cobleigh were held in the Congregational Church Tuesday afternoon, and attended by a large number of friends and church people. The flowers were both beautiful and numerous, and attested the respect and friendship in which he and his family are held in the community. The Rev. Herbert J. Hinman conducted the services, which were brief and impressive. They were attended by the patriotic societies, in a body, the American Legion formed a military escort to the tomb. The bearers were: H. H. Butterfield, A. N. Perkins, George Batchelder, and Herman Burpee as civilian, while 2 sailors and 2 soldiers of the Legion escorted the hearse;They were, Frank Bull and Alexander McLane from the Navy and Oliver Ouillette and Lewis Mitchell from the Army.

The bereaved widow, who has been confirmed an invalid for many years, is to be cared for at the present, at the Lyndon Home Hospital.

The Caledonian, Feb. 25, 1922

Courtesy of Deanna French

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